Decapoda - Brachyura - Leucosiidae - Persephona

Persephona lichtensteinii Leach, 1817



World Distribution
Magalhăes et al., 2016 - Western Atlantic: Caribbean Sea, Honduras, Colombia, Venezuela, Suriname, French Guiana and Brazil (from Amapá to Santa Catarina). 9-35 m in Takeda (1983).

Environnement : Marine - Substrat/Association : Soft bottom (mud or sand)

Vertical range : Shallow-waters (0-100 m) - Min-Max observed: 9-35 m

Lesser Antilles data
Distribution: ICA (Trinidad). 9-35 m. WA.
Persephona finneganae - Ratbhun, 1937: 161, Trinidad - Persephona finneganae Rathbun, 1931 accepted as a junior synonym of Persephona lichtensteinii Leach, 1817 (see Magalhăes et al., 2016).

Comment(s) on data
A color photograph of this species is in Takeda (1983: 115).

References : PDF list, 214 pp (1.4 Mo)

This species in Worms Database